1977 Newsletters



Newsletters from 1977



December 1977
(Vol. X No. 4)

(2.72 MB pdf file)


Contents
  • Mandate and functions of the International Tsunami Information Center (Revised November 1977), p. 1-3.
  • The PEACESAT Project, p. 4-5.
  • ITIC holds PEACESAT Conference, p. 6.
  • Sixth Session of ICG/ITSU, Annotated Provisional Agenda, p. 6-9.
  • TEMA Second Session [New York, 18-23 July, 1977], p. 9.
  • Research Grant on warnings [excerpt from Natural Hazards Observer], p. 12.


September 1977
(Vol. X No. 3)

(1.78 MB pdf file)


Contents
  • Indonesian Tsunami of August 19, 1977, p. 1-3.
  • Volcanic eruption in Hawaii, p. 2.
  • ITSU-VI Meeting, Manila, Philippines, 20-25 February 1978, p. 4.
  • Tsunami Warning System Coordination Meeting [Anchorage, August 31-Sept 2, 1977], p. 4.
  • US-USSR Tsunami Warning System Exchange Program, p. 6-7.
  • Visit to the Japan Meteorological Agency [by Tom Sokolowski], p. 7.
  • Improved Hawaiian Regional Tsunami Warning System nears completion, p. 7-8.
  • Richmond, R. N., Earthquake and Tsunami Hazards reported from Fiji Islands [excerpts], p. 8-11.


June 1977
(Vol. X No. 2)

(1.65 MB pdf file)


Contents
  • International Tsunami Symposium at Ensenada, p. 1-3, 14-16.
  • IUGG Tsunami Committee [International Tsunami Symposium at Ensenada], p. 3-5.
  • Solomon Islands' Earthquakes of April 20-21, 1977, p. 5-6.
  • Tonga Trench Earthquakes [April and June 1977], p. 6.
  • IOC plans ITSU-VI Meeting, p. 6-7.
  • International Council of Scientific Unions holds XVI Assembly in Washington, p. 7.
  • Reports from ITIC, p. 8-9.
  • US Tsunami Warning Instrumentation, p. 9.
  • Yamakawa, Norio, Tsunami instrumentation in Japan, p. 10-12.
  • New appointments at JMA [Hideo Watanabe], p. 11-12.
  • NOAA's Pacific Tide Party holds meeting, p. 12-13.
  • Popov, V. M., USSR report for 1976 on Tsunami Acitivities in the Far East, p. 13.
  • Ecuador Tsunami Preparations, p. 13.
  • Honolulu Observatory Name Change, p. 18.


March 1977
(Vol. X No. 1)

(1.72 MB pdf file)


Contents
  • Miyoshi, Hisashi, The most amazing tsunami in history, p. 1-3.
  • Japanese scientist visits ITIC [Norio Yamakawa], p. 3-4.
  • Earthquake and Tsunami Summary [Dec 1976-February 1977], p. 4.
  • ITIC Summary report for 1976, p. 4-5.
  • Tan, Elvira, Editorial and letters [In rememberance of Gaylord Miller], p. 5.
  • Work begins on upgraded Hawaii Regional Tsunami Warning System, p. 6.
  • Meeting of the USSR Tsunami Commission [March 11-12, 1976], p. 6-11.
  • Tsunami Symposium in Japan [Tokai University, Oct. 11, 1976], p. 11.
  • Hunter, Roger, Earthquake Prediction: Fact and Fallacy [reprint], p. 14-15.
  • Honolulu Observatory Reports, p. 17-18.
  • Photos [Frank Takenouchi, Joe Zebro, Honolulu Observatory sign], p. 18.

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